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Optimum Platelet Inhibition After Coronary Bypass Surgery

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00262275
First Posted: December 6, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 22, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  Purpose
To investigate the effect of different dosages of aspirin on platelet aggregation and to determine the possible mechanisms of aspirin resistance, we intend to compare the effects of low, medium dose aspirin with clopidogrel (an alternative antiplatelet agent) in patients after coronary artery bypass surgery.

Condition Intervention
Ischemic Heart Disease Drug: Aspirin, Clopidogrel

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Optimum Platelet Inhibition After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: A Randomised Trial Comparing Platelet Aggregation Using Low, Medium Dose Aspirin and Clopidogrel

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Further study details as provided by Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust:

Study Start Date: July 2002
Primary Completion Date: July 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

We intend to invite patients aged 18 to 80 proceeding to primary elective coronary artery bypass surgery, able to give informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

Preoperative exclusion criteria:

  • patients who are have not stopped aspirin 7 days prior to surgery
  • patients on concomitant NSAIDS
  • patients with a previous history platelet disorders, splenectomy or haematological disorders
  • patients with aspirin induced asthma
  • patients with any contraindications to aspirin (GI bleed)
  • patients who are on any medication that may result in a serious drug interaction with aspirin (warfarin)
  • Women of childbearing potential
  • Patients of less than 18 years
  • If informed consent cannot be obtained
  • If for any reason the consultant surgeon or anaesthetist deems it to be appropriate

Operative exclusion criteria:

• Concomitant procedures

Postoperative exclusion criteria:

  • patients who receive platelet transfusion
  • patients who receive NSAIDS
  • requirement for intra aortic balloon pump support
  • failure of extubation within 24 hours
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00262275


Locations
United Kingdom
Papworth Hospital
Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB3 8RE
Sponsors and Collaborators
Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Eric Lim, MB ChB, MSc, MRCS Papworth Hospital
  More Information

Publications:
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Responsible Party: Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00262275     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LREC 01/624
First Submitted: December 5, 2005
First Posted: December 6, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 22, 2016
Last Verified: January 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Coronary Artery Disease
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Aspirin
Clopidogrel
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Antipyretics
Purinergic P2Y Receptor Antagonists
Purinergic P2 Receptor Antagonists
Purinergic Antagonists
Purinergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents